Remote Desktop Services for Windows Server 2008

 

Install Rеmote Desktop Services Role

1. In Server Manager, click Roles Summary > Add Roles.

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2. Select Remote Desktop Services and click Next.

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3. Select Remote Desktop Licensing and Remote Desktop Session Host. Then click on Next.

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4. Specify the Authentication Method by choosing "Do not require Network Level Authentication".

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5. Specify the Licensing Mode by choosing "Per User".

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6. Leave the Administrators only to allow access to the RD Session Host Server.

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7. Do not configure any additional Client Experience features.

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8. Do not configure any Discovery Scope for the RD Licensing and click on Next.

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9. Click on Install.

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10. You must restart the server to finish the installation process. Once the server is up, connect to it and proceed with the next step "Define RD Licensing Server".

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Define RD Licensing Server

1. Click on Administrative Tools > Remote Desktop Services > Remote Desktop Session Host Configuration.

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2. Click on Remote Desktop license servers.

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3. Add the server to the Specified license servers.

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Activate RDS Server

1. Click on Administrative Tools > Remote Desktop Services > Remote Desktop Licensing Manager.

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2. Right-click on the server in question and then click on "Activate Server".

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3. Choose connection method: Automatic and click on Next.

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 4. Enter your Company information and click on Next.

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5. Complete the wizard

6. Submit support ticket through Site Control, so we can install the TCALs.